constitutum

noun

con·​sti·​tu·​tum
ˌkänztəˈtütəm,
-än(t)stəˈt-
plural constituta
-ütə
Roman law
: an agreement not made by formal stipulation whereby one promises to discharge on a given day at a fixed place an existing obligation or to give security for its fulfillment

Word History

Etymology

Latin, neuter of constitutus

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“Constitutum.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/constitutum. Accessed 27 Feb. 2024.

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